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TOOT-TOOT! Maisy is taking her friends for a ride to the country — climbing up a hill and down a valley, chugging through a tunnel, and emerging into the bright sunshine. WHEEEEEE!
Board Book, 16 pages
Published May 1st 2002 by Candlewick Press
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Liane Marie

Category: Board Book

Age: 6 months - 18 months

Synopsis: The Maisy the Mouse book series hails from England and features cutesy drawings in primary colors with simple, straightforward text chronicling the adventures of Maisy and her animal friends. This particular one is a sturdy board book in which Maisy and her friends take a train ride into the country, up a mountain, down into a valley, and through a tunnel.

Bilingual benefit: The text is simple but highly useful. Due to this book, our son sta
Nov 10, 2014 Jenica rated it 4 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: 0-18 months
Shelves: board-books
Themes: up and down, hello and goodbye, animals

Illustration: primary colors, simple graphics, unique board cut, anthropomorphism
May 2011 - Natalie really likes this book. Its a very simple book featuring a train. They get aboard, drive up and down a hill, through a tunnel, and come home. Along the way they say hello to a few animals. Simple, but great for a young toddler.

March 2013 - William loves this book, too. The train is very appealing. Maisy and her friends are easy to recognize and likeable. William now loves all the Maisy books, but this was the first one.
Feb 12, 2012 Carol rated it 3 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: Babies - preschool
Good observational text with pictures.
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Lucy Cousins, BA Honours in Graphic Design from The Faculty of Arts and Architecture, Brighton Polytechnic, postgraduate degree from Royal College of Art, is an author-illustrator of children's books. She is best known for her books featuring Maisy Mouse but she has also published other children's books including one about Noah's Ark. She is a mother of four and lives in Hampshire, England. Her ow ...more
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